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Mildred's Temple Kitchen

#209 of 6,801 Restaurants in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Queen Street and West Queen West
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85 Hanna Ave | Suite 104, Toronto, Ontario M6K 3S3, Canada (King and Atlantic)
+1 416-588-5695
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11:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
Thu - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 15:00
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100 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Servers are busy, but friendly. Wait time at 11:45 am, Sat. was 25 min....a busy place. Decor is simple modern, concrete loft vibe. Meals were disappointing. Skillet breakfast ($15)(6" cast iron skillet) had a few, thin strands of pulled pork...so unsatisfying. Smoked salmon/poached eggs with Bernaise sauce on croissant ($16) were good. Side of frise salad was dressed with an... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came here for my sisters birthday with my family for brunch - Pablo was our waiter, and made us feel so welcome in the beautiful, and bright restaurant. He served us with a smile and was the best! And then we get the food....absolutely delicious!! The pancakes live up to the hype and the biscuits and scones were delicious.... More 

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Thank rengel86
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75 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been there for the third time and am still impressed with the unobtrusive, yet, efficient service, good wine selection and fantastic food. Had the duck confit with waffles and blueberries which were a nice match to last nights cauliflower curry with all kind of fancy spices. Definitely recommend the Pinot noir from Beaume and the small but delicious selection of... More 

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Thank Grauerpanther04
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada
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40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here in a group of 8 for a friend's birthday. None of us had ever been here, and we all enjoyed our meals. Out of the ordinary dishes using fresh ingredients. Service was very friendly and courteous and knew exactly when to top off the water, check in, offer more drinks or menu items, and when to avoid hovering.... More 

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Thank TinLizzy999
Toronto
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93 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Everything was so tasty. Pancakes were incredible and huge. I ordered Veda's choice pouched eggs and substituted the croissant with sourdough bread, it was delicious...Service was very good also.We will definitely come back for pancakes and also try other things at the menu....

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Thank TorontoHolidaymaker
Budapest, Hungary
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Usually a long wait on weekends but well worth it. Been here a few times, the cocktails and mimosas are on point. Love the pancakes, the eggs benny and the skillet with pulled pork. You can easily kill time in the area while waiting for a seat to open up. Love this place!

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Thank Alexandra X
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Went for brunch on a recent trip to Toronto. I used to frequent Mildred Pierce many years ago and hadn't yet tried Mildred's Temple. It was a disappointment because we were told an 1.5 to 2 hour wait for a table. It was 12:30 so that wasn't happening especially when I had a 3.5 hour drive ahead of me. Disappointed!

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Thank Hughena B
Toronto, Canada
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72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I've heard many great things about this place; albeit, it was always about brunch. We decided to try this place for winterlicious. I think because of all the hype, it didn't live up to expectations. The appetizer was ok. They weren't the best crab cakes, but they certainly weren't the worst. The main I picked was duck and waffles. The... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We took a one hour detour to come to this place. Upon arriving, the hostess told us the wait was 90 minutes. We nearly left, but as big brunch fans, we decided to stick it out. We ordered the blueberry pancakes (per recommendation) and waited. Were these the greatest pancakes I had ever eaten? Yes. Were they worth the wait... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Had dinner with friends. Fast, efficient service and great food. Not cheap but reasonable. Enjoyed the chicken biryani and octopus and chorizo appetizer. Really sleek interior as well. Will be back and I don't say that very often.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$19
Cuisine
Contemporary, American, Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 15:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Hanna Ave | Suite 104, Toronto, Ontario M6K 3S3, Canada
    (King and Atlantic)
  • Public Transportation: The King West streetcar #504 stops at Atlantic Ave. and King going east and at Jefferson Ave. going west. We are located at the top of the stairs on the southeast corner of Atlantic and King Street West.
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Queen Street and West Queen West
  • Neighbourhood: Queen Street and West Queen West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-588-5695

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